Ryan Avent

Ryan Avent

Ryan Avent is a senior editor and economics columnist at The Economist, whose works has also appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post and The Guardian among other places. After getting his his economics degree from North Carolina State University and an MCs in economic history from the London School of Economics, Avent became and economi consultant and industry analyst for the Bureau of Labor Statistics. His newest book The Wealth of Humans: Work and its Absence in the Twenty-First Century has been translated to Dutch as Werk in de 21e eeuw, published by Nieuw Amsterdam.